Little Lagoon Preservation Society
Little Lagoon Preservation Society Board Members



Dennis Hatfield

Dennis grew up in many "homes" across the country and around the world as a military dependent.  He attended several colleges and attained degrees in Geology from the University of South Alabama (BS) and the University of Mississ [ read more ]

Vice President

Greg Bourgeois





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Karen Pera

I grew up in California, then joined the Air Force and moved around the country as an Officer for 12 years working various weapon systems, then as a Defense Contractor (20+years), supporting the Missile Defense Agency.  I attended several [ read more ]


Deborah Hatfield

Position 1

Ron Phelps

Ron was born in Mobile Al from where his family frequently visited Gulf Shores and Little Lagoon. He received his BS and PhD from Auburn University in Fisheries specializing in fish diseases. He remained on the Auburn faculty in the Fisheries D [ read more ]

Position 2

Steve McMillan

Representative Steve McMillan

Member and Past President of Alabama Association of REALTORS

Member and Past President Baldwin County Association of REALTORS

Member of three Chambers of Commerce

Member [ read more ]

Position 3

Chan West

I was born and raised in Mobile. At the age of six weeks I first came to the property where I have had my permanent residence for the last 28 &fra [ read more ]

Position 4

Brenda Hancock

My family moved from North Alabama to Little Lagoon in 1961.

I learned to swim, sail, fish & water ski on Little Lagoon.

The far end of West Beach was not developed back then.

I could sail over to the south [ read more ]

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Position 6

Robert Sorrells

Graduate of Auburn University in 1979, former banker and currently with Hamilton Mortgage in Orange Beach as a mortgage banker.  Married to Kay Bush Sorrells, 4 children and 5 grandchildren.  Has been visiting Gulf Shores since 1996, [ read more ]

Position 7

Barney Gass

H.B. (Barney) Gass, Colonel, US Army (Ret.), is a native of Florence, AL and graduate of University of Alabama.  After retiring from the military, Barney became Vice President of the Illinois Institute of Technology Research Institute, and [ read more ]

Position 8

Harry King

Harry A. King grew up in Andalusia, Alabama as the youngest of four boys.  He graduated from Livingston University with BS, Business Administra [ read more ]

Position 9

Chandra Wright

A resident of Gulf Shores since 2009, Chandra is the Nature Tourism Specialist for the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium and Gulf Shores/Orange Beach Tourism.  In that role, she works with nature-based tourism operators on environme [ read more ]

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Brian Reinhart

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Greta Pennell

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Joe Buskins

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